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Entry Marble block broken on top left; found re-used on the site of Aphrodite’s temple. Ed.pr.
Suppl.Epigr.Rh. I no. 85 (G.Pugliese Carratelli). Republished by G.Deligiannakis,
ZPE 169 (2009) 180-182 (ph.; translation), with historical commentary. The text commemorates repairs to a public building during the governorship of Prokopios. The provincia Insularum was governed by a praeses (on 181, a list of praesides), but this inscription seems to attest an upgrading in the status of the governor, probably after 535/6 A.D., when a series of changes in the organization of the dioceses of Asiana were introduced. But the possibility cannot be excluded that this is a pierre errante from Karia; in that case, Procopius was not a praeses Insularum but governor of Kari…